What Happened on March 25, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Canadian ace Billy Bishop claims his first victory, shooting down and mortally wounding German Leutnant Theiller

Canadian First World War Flying Ace Billy Bishop
Canadian First World War Flying Ace
Billy Bishop

Famous Birthdays

  • Nancy Barbato Sinatra, first wife and life-long friend of Frank Sinatra, born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 2018)

Famous Deaths

  • Elizabeth Storrs Mead, American educator (b. 1832)